Paragon, VivoCity and IKEA among public places visited by COVID-19 cases

Staff Writer, Singapore
·Editorial Team
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Empty street of Orchard Road, Singapore during Circuit Breaker or Lockdown due to increased rate of COVID-19 Infection
Paragon mall. (PHOTO: Getty Images)

SINGAPORE — Businesses at three Orchard Road malls and Velocity@Novena Square, and IKEA were among the additional public places recently visited by COVID-19 cases in the community, according to a list published by the Ministry of Health on Tuesday (5 January).

The list of new places visited by the cases are:

Choice@215 (215 Jurong East Street 21)

Hogs Bar & Restaurant (382 Joo Chiat Road)

Velocity@Novena Square (238 Thomson Road)• Cedele Bakery Café

IKEA Alexandra (317 Alexandra Road)

Paragon (290 Orchard Road)• Privé Paragon

313@somerset (313 Orchard Road)• ZARA

Wheelock Place (501 Orchard Road)• Cedele All Day Dining

Paragon (290 Orchard Road)• Mayoral

VivoCity (1 Harbourfront Walk)• Cedele Bakery Café

Parkway Parade (80 Marine Parade)• Kids Fashion Bazaar

The Dragon Chamber (2 Circular Road)

Public places visited by COVID-19 cases from 22-26 Dec 2020. (TABLE: Ministry of Health)
Public places visited by COVID-19 cases from 22-26 Dec 2020. (TABLE: Ministry of Health)
Public places visited by COVID-19 cases from 26-31 Dec 2020 (TABLE: Ministry of Health)
Public places visited by COVID-19 cases from 26-31 Dec 2020 (TABLE: Ministry of Health)

Those who had been identified as close contacts of confirmed cases would already have been notified by MOH.

As a precautionary measure, persons who had been at these locations during the specified timings should monitor their health closely for 14 days from their date of visit. They should see a doctor promptly if they develop symptoms of acute respiratory infection such as cough, sore throat and runny nose), as well as fever and loss of taste or smell, and inform the doctor of their exposure history.

There is no need to avoid places where confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been. The National Environment Agency will engage the management of affected premises to provide guidance on cleaning and disinfection.

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